Kirk (george V.) Middle School

Kirk (george V.) Middle School serves 795 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the DE average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 53%.
Kirk (george V.) Middle School operates within the Christina School District.

School Overview

The student population of 795 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 61 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 795 students
Kirk (george V.) Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Kirk (george V.) Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 61 teachers
Kirk (george V.) Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Kirk (george V.) Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.69 is more than the state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (DE) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Kirk (george V.) Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
4%
4%
Kirk (george V.) Middle School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
19%
15%
Kirk (george V.) Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
41%
31%
Kirk (george V.) Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
33%
47%
Kirk (george V.) Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Kirk (george V.) Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.69 0.52
Kirk (george V.) Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
38%
39%
Kirk (george V.) Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
n/a
Kirk (george V.) Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Christina School District's student population of 16,326 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The revenue/student of $15,104 is higher than the state average of $7,010. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $16,118 is higher than the state average of $7,367. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name Christina School District
Number of Schools
Managed
31
1
Number of Students Managed 16,326 970
Christina   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $257 MM $8 MM
Christina   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $274 MM $9 MM
Christina   School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $15,104 $7,010
Christina   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $16,118 $7,367
Christina   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, DE Dept. of Education

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The nearest high school is Brennen School (the) (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Brennen School (the) (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Brennen School (the) (0 miles away)
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